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Admissions

The College of Business seeks a diverse, highly-qualified group of graduate students. Applications are evaluated on several factors emphasizing prior academic performance, scores, and the potential for scholarly and professional success. The admission decision is based on the strength of the application as a whole. The admission requirements are competitive and minimum published requirements do not automatically guarantee student acceptance to the program.

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**Graduate courses in the College of Business are not available for non-degree registrants

Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score and/or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score taken within the last 5 years (see chart below).
    Scores are required regardless of GPA.
  • Official transcript or transcript evaluation reflecting bachelor’s degree
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GRE/GMAT  

The College of Business will accept either the GRE or the GMAT. Upon taking the GRE or the GMAT it usually takes 3 to 4 weeks (20 days) for the official scores to be received. Please plan accordingly to meet admission deadline.

Note: Scores more than five years old will not be accepted. Official scores are required.

Programs Degree GMAT GRE New GRE Verbal New GRE Quantitative Analytical Writing
Accounting (Flexible) M. AC. 500 1000 153 144 4
Business Administration (Flexible) M.B.A. 500 1000 153 144 4
Business Administration (Specializations) M.B.A. 500 1000 153 144 4

Economics

 

M.S. 500 1000 150 150 4
Health Administration M.H.A. 500 1000 153 144 4
Information Technology & Management M.S. 500 1000 153 144 4
Music Business M.S. 500 1000 153 144 4
Taxation (Flexible) M. TAX 500 1000 153 144 4

The GRE/GMAT requirements listed above apply to the following programs:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Accounting
  • Master of Taxation
  • Master of Health Administration
  • Master of Science in Music Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Information Technology & Management
  • Master of Science in Economics

Applicants to the programs listed below will also consider alternative test scores:

  • Executive Master of Tax
    • GRE score of 1000 or higher or an LSAT score of 150 or higher may be substituted for the GMAT requirement
    • A prospective student with a graduate degree, including a law degree, or an active CPA license, may seek a waiver of the GMAT requirement
  • Executive Masters of Accounting Concentration Forensic Accounting
    • GRE score of 1000 or higher or an LSAT score of 150 or higher may be substituted for the GMAT requirement
    • A prospective student with a graduate degree, including a law degree, or an active CPA license, may seek a waiver of the GMAT requirement

Applicants to the programs listed below may be evaluated for additional admission consideration based on different criteria and have different admissions process. Please click on their links for specific requirements.

Application Process

To access the program-specific admission and application information, click on the program name below.

Program
Master of Business Administration in Sport Management
Flexible Master of Business Administration - All Specializations
Executive Master of Business Administration
Professional Master of Business Administration Program
Master of Accounting
Master of Science in Economics
Master of Science in Information Technology & Management
Master of Science in Music Business Administration
Ph.D. Programs

 

 

 

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